We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Mar a Vista

Certificate of Excellence
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
Rua da Mareta, Sagres 8650-361, Portugal
+351 282 624 247
Today
10:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 10:00 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

300 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 127: English reviews
Aarhus, Denmark
Level Contributor
45 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice fish with lots of different vegetables. Only slightly overcooked for my taste. Chicken Piri Piri also good. Generous amount and good housewine. The view lovely. The service very friendly and competent. We will be back.

Helpful?
Thank Linda H
Prague, Czech Republic
Level Contributor
31 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The restaurant is specialized in fredh fish and seafood and traditional Portuguese fish dishes as Cataplana or Rice with fish or seafood, the both of which I really recommend. It is not cheap, but provides good service and quality food.

Helpful?
Thank Katka U
London, England, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
183 reviews
95 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 159 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

We had a really nice lunch here. Sea food was fresh, well prepared, and service was quick and efficient. Very nice views of the ocean from the terrace. Recommended.

Helpful?
Thank Eric_Lemon
Level Contributor
141 reviews
81 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

We chose the place for the fabulous view overlooking cliffs and sea. One could sit inside or out but in a lovely day inside was empty and outside was 80%full. This did not speed our meal which took nearly 50 minutes to arrive. The food was ok, not memorable. Fairly plain and something we could have cooked at home. We... More 

Helpful?
Thank Tassylass
Vernon, Canada
Level Contributor
13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

Looking for a place to have lunch with a patio and view we found this place while exploring the area. Food was Ok and little pricy for lunch, lots of flies!!

Helpful?
Thank lucymaryd
Level Contributor
12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Whatever You take from the menu - You will be delighted. Listen to recommendation of the waiter. You will enjoy everything. Great service, lovely atmosphere. Want to come back there

Helpful?
Thank MartaeM
Level Contributor
15 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

Good, fresh seafood (some of it straight from an aquarium if you want) overlooking the beach and sea. We can vouch for the salt cod and the sardines - well cooked with good garnish.

Helpful?
Thank Chris H
Oakura, New Zealand
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

We went to Mar a Vista for my mother's birthday dinner. It was a very special night, the staff even found us a candel to put in her dessert. I recommend this place for a nice seafood dinner. Excellent fish soup.

Helpful?
Thank Kate M
Forest of Dean, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

They managed to fit our party of 6 in without a booking into an already busy restaurant. Friendly, helpful, good choice of meals and a very acceptable house wine. Thanks for a great evening

Helpful?
Thank Chris H
Lelant, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

Went here twice during our 10 day holiday in Sagres first time we had tuna and squid mains very nice and generous portions. We then went back on our penultimate night and shared a pot of monkfish and prawn rice. Absolutely delicious! Fresh, hot and huge portion, mopped up with bread. A lovely way to spend an evening sitting outside... More 

Helpful?
Thank midsummer14

Travellers who viewed Mar a Vista also viewed

Sagres, Faro District
Sagres, Faro District
 
Sagres, Faro District
Sagres, Faro District
 

Been to Mar a Vista? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Soups
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, View, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 22:00
Monday
10:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 22:00
Thursday
10:00 - 22:00
Friday
10:00 - 22:00
Saturday
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Rua da Mareta, Sagres 8650-361, Portugal
  • Location: Europe  >  Portugal  >  Algarve  >  Faro District  >  Sagres
  • Phone Number: +351 282 624 247

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Mar a Vista and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Mar a Vista staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?